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I know これは誰の本ですか。/この本は誰のですか means "whose book is that". I also know that if you want to say "this is my book" you can just say 私の本です。or even 私のです。However, does skipping これ/この apply to the question as well? Can I just ask 誰の本ですか or is it incorrect grammar?

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When the book you are referring to is obvious, yes 誰の本ですか is quite acceptable.

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